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A Diary of the Plague Year: An Illustrated Chronicle of 2020 Cover Image
$34.00
ISBN: 9781250824691
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Published: Metropolitan Books - January 18th, 2022

An extraordinary illustrated chronicle of 2020 that captures this indelible year in America in all its tragic, surreal, epic, and (sometimes) comedic intensity


10%: Concerning the Image Archive of a Nuclear Research Center Cover Image
By Susanne Kriemann (Photographer), Elke Leinenweber (Editor), Judith Milz (Editor)
$45.00
ISBN: 9783959054768
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Published: Spector Books - March 29th, 2022

On the semiotics of a nuclear archive


Authority and Freedom: A Defense of the Arts Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780593320051
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Published: Knopf - January 11th, 2022

From one of our most widely admired art critics comes a bold and timely manifesto reaffirming the independence of all the arts—musical, literary, and visual—and their unique and unparalleled power to excite, disturb, and inspire us.


Bauhaus Typography at 100 Cover Image
By Ellen Lupton, Rob Saunders (Foreword by), Ellen Lupton (Introduction by)
$45.00
ISBN: 9780998318097
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Published: Letterform Archive Books - February 15th, 2022

An unprecedented, definitive look at the school's typography and print design, from its early expressive tendencies to the functional modernism for which it is famed today


Black Artists in America: From the Great Depression to Civil Rights Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780300260908
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Published: Yale University Press - January 25th, 2022

Exploring how artists at midcentury addressed the social issues of their day—from Jacob Lawrence to Elizabeth Catlett, Rose Piper to Charles White

This timely book surveys the varied ways in which Black American artists responded to the political, social, and economic climate of the United States from the time of the Great Depression through the landmark Brown v.


100 Treasures / 100 Emotions: The Macquarie University History Museum Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9781911282808
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Published: Giles - January 4th, 2022

100 Treasures / 100 emotions celebrates the inauguration of the Macquarie University History Museum Sydney, NSW, Australia. This entirely new volume focuses on 100 works from a vast collection of 15,000 objects, to highlight the new museum's focus on social history and the human condition beyond the borders of space and time.


Frida Kahlo: Her Universe Cover Image
By Frida Kahlo (Artist), Jessica Maricarmen Serrano Bandala (Text by (Art/Photo Books)), Gerardo Estrada (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
$65.00
ISBN: 9788417975531
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Published: Rm - December 7th, 2021

The iconic Mexican painter as seen through almost 300 archival items, from her wardrobe to her personal art collection


African Artists: From 1882 to Now Cover Image
$69.95
ISBN: 9781838662431
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Published: Phaidon Press - November 17th, 2021

As featured in the New York Times, ARTnews, Colossal, Metropolis and New York Magazine’s The Strategist


Art Essays: A Collection (New American Canon) Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9781609388119
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Published: University Of Iowa Press - December 15th, 2021

Art Essays is a passionate collection of the best essays on the visual arts written by contemporary novelists. This vibrant and diverse selection includes essays by award-winning writers such as Zadie Smith, Chris Kraus, Teju Cole, Orhan Pamuk, and Jhumpa Lahiri.


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Black Ivy: A Revolt in Style Cover Image
By Jason Jules (Editor), Jason Jules, Graham Marsh (Designed by)
$49.95
ISBN: 9781909526822
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Published: Reel Art Press - December 21st, 2021

How Black culture reinvented and subverted the Ivy Look

Named one of the best books of 2021 by The Financial Times


Creation: A fully illustrated, panoramic world history of art from ancient civilisation to the present day Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781408879689
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Published: Bloomsbury Circus - December 7th, 2021

From distinguished critic and curator John-Paul Stonard, a dazzling, panoramic world history of art from ancient times to the present for the twenty-first century reader.


Afro-Atlantic Histories Cover Image
By Adriano Pedrosa (Editor), Tomás Toledo (Editor), Vivian Crockett (Text by (Art/Photo Books))
$69.95
ISBN: 9781636810027
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Published: Delmonico Books - December 7th, 2021

A colossal, panoramic, much-needed appraisal of the visual cultures of Afro-Atlantic territories across six centuries

Named one of the best books of 2021 by Artforum